Barbara Gilbert, IDS Professional

Barbara Gilbert is the owner and lead designer at Barbara Gilbert Interiors, an award-winning, luxury interior design firm in Dallas, Texas. Barbara translates her expertise in color theory, principles of design, and environmentally friendly renovation into beautiful, functional interiors.

One of Barbara’s primary goals is streamlining the design and collaboration journey for busy professionals. From concept to completion, Barbara and her team endeavor to make the experience enjoyable and stress free. After an initial meeting to discuss wants, needs, and lifestyle, Barbara’s unique back office processes allows clients to approve design elements, see budget reports, and approve spending online.

Barbara is known for her dedication to excellence, even to the smallest details. Her passion, talent, and professionalism are evidenced in her many design awards, including 15 ASID awards, 4 IDS Designer of the Year awards, six consecutive years as Best of Houzz for Design and Customer Service and an HGTV Pro Network Designer.

A life-long passionate learner, Barbara is a Certified Dewey Color Specialist, and a Regreen Certified interior designer. She serves on the National Board of the Interior Design Society, is the former President of the Interior Design Society, Dallas chapter, served as a presenter for the 2011 Dallas Home and Garden Show, and as a judge for 2011 Habitat for Humanity Design Duels. She is a founder and managing partner of Dallas DesignWorks, a design co-op she created to ensure her clients have access to the most exclusive, custom furniture lines.

Service Area
  • Dallas, TX 75205, 75225, 75230
  • Frisco, TX 75033, 75034, 75035
Project Types
  • Residential
  • Office